Malta Chamber will support restrictions for carnival weekend as fears grow on new COVID-19 surge
With Maltese holidaymakers expected to flock to Gozo for carnival, the Chamber of Commerce says it will support any measures to stem a fresh wave of COVID-19 infections
Updated | Bernard Grech caves in, most PN MPs hang on to shadow portfolios
Backlash forces Bernard Grech to retain Nationalist MPs Stephen Spiteri and Robert Arrigo as shadow spokespersons for health and tourism respectively • Claudio Grech given...
Grech’s shadow cabinet choices ruffle feathers • PN 2nd District committees threaten to resign over Stephen Spiteri demotion

Bernard Grech’s reshuffle of the Nationalist Party’s shadow cabinet has unsettled the parliamentary group with sources suggesting that it is going...

Bernard Grech’s reshuffle of the Nationalist...

Visa residency programme generated 136 direct jobs in three years

Between 2017 and 2019, the visa residency programme generated a...

Between 2017 and 2019, the visa residency programme...

Court rescinds decree allowing Joseph and Michelle Muscat to participate in Ferris perjury case

The court made it clear that the revocation of the decree was not an outright refusal of the Muscats’ request to be introduced as a party, but that...

The court made it clear that the revocation of the decree...

Construction sector in Malta registered third highest growth in EU

Eurostat figures show that the construction industry grew by 4.3% in the third...

Eurostat figures show that the construction industry grew...

COVID-19: One death and 200 new cases

COVID-19 update for 19 January | 1 death • 200 new cases, 148 recoveries • 2,835 active cases • Swab tests past 24...

COVID-19 update for 19 January |...

PN complains to TVM after station fails to report Vitals court case

A copy of the complaint was forwarded to the Broadcasting Authority for further...

A copy of the complaint was forwarded to the Broadcasting...

Bernard Grech condemns racial abuse incident during women’s football league match

Nationalist Party leader Bernard Grech condemns racial abuse against female footballer during meeting with Sports Journalists Association

Nationalist Party leader Bernard Grech condemns racial...

Book Council says MCC prioritising Cirque du Soleil instead of book festival

National Book Council says it risks losing traditional November slot for book festival due to Cirque du Soleil pre-booking

National Book Council says it risks losing traditional...

Novartis monopoly can be challenged, says health ministry over drugs dispute

​Novartis Malta has filed an appeal before the Public Contracts Review Board to stop the government from issuing a competitive procurement process for a...

​Novartis Malta has filed an appeal before the Public...

Muscat's loose tongue prompts an etymology lesson on the term 'żobiku'

The ex-PM's choice of language in today's court hearing raised a few eyebrows, and sparked off an etymological lesson on the word itself on social...

The ex-PM's choice of language in today's court...

Two out of five COVID-19 patients on a ventilator died last year

Figures tabled in parliament show that 40 out of the 99 patients with COVID-19...

Figures tabled in parliament show that 40 out of the 99...

Gender corrective mechanism to boost women MPs clears Second Reading in parliament

Equality Parliamentary Secretary Rosianne Cutajar closes the Second Reading debate on the gender corrective mechanism

Equality Parliamentary Secretary Rosianne Cutajar closes...

Constitutional case filed over Balluta ferry permit

Moviment Graffitti and Arnold Cassola say permit for Balluta ferry landing...

Moviment Graffitti and Arnold Cassola say permit for...

Oliver Scicluna officially co-opted into parliament

Scicluna has taken the oath of allegiance as a Member of Parliament for the...

Scicluna has taken the oath of allegiance as a Member of...

Increasing women MPs: accelerating history

With 95 votes to her name before being eliminated, entrepreneur and Labour...

With 95 votes to her name before being eliminated,...

[WATCH] Adrian Delia says government should negotiate with Steward from a position of strength

Nationalist MP Adrian Delia rebukes Joseph Muscat for failing to indicate what decisions his Cabinet took on the hospitals concession deal and...

Nationalist MP Adrian Delia rebukes Joseph Muscat...

[WATCH] Paceville bar fights: Byron Camilleri says it is up to health authorities to tighten restrictions

Home Affairs Minister Byron Camilleri says 6,000 fines related to breaches of COVID-19 regulations were handed out in the last three months of 2020 as...

Home Affairs Minister Byron Camilleri says 6,000 fines...

PN shadow Cabinet reshuffle underway

Nationalist Party leader Bernard Grech is calling in all his MPs for one-on-one meetings as he maps out a reshuffle of his shadow Cabinet

Nationalist Party leader Bernard Grech is calling in all...